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Ultimate Affordable Summer Activity Guide

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  • Community

Ahhh, summer is here, a time when you can finally enjoy the outdoors. The typical American family spends more than $1,000 on vacations and another $400 to $500 per child on summer activities like summer camps, sports, and recreational outings. If you're looking for things to do in summer that won't bust your budget, CreditBox has you covered. Our guide to affordable summer activities features festive picnic ideas, amazing hiking trails, low-cost camping sites, and more. 
 

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10 Father's Day Activities Your Dad Will Love

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

Coming up with things to do on Father's Day can be difficult, especially if your father — like most others — is hard to shop for and never really asks for much. Instead of wasting money on boring gifts like a tie, get creative and have some Father's Day fun this year by enjoying an activity with your dad. At CreditBox, we put together a list of 10 of our favorite ideas.  
 

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Top Things to do in Wisconsin this Summer

  • Vacation
  • Wisconsin
  • Travel

It's finally the best time of year in Wisconsin. The snow and ice melted and the weather is getting warmer which means Wisconsinites are ready to get outside and enjoy some fresh air. At CreditBox, we understand just how exciting the upcoming warmer season can be, so we've compiled a list of exciting summer activities and other things to do in Wisconsin over the next few months.

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How to Vacation on a Budget

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  • Travel

You can enjoy a fun vacation without breaking your budget with these cheap vacation ideas from CreditBox. There are ways to cut costs on lodging if you go away for vacation. You could visit some sites near your home if traveling doesn't fit your plans. You could also free up some extra cash for vacation by applying for one of our installment loans.

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How to Pay Off Student Loans Fast

  • Finance

An exciting time of your life is approaching, your hard work is about to pay off and you’re finally going to receive your college degree. But, that’s not all, you’re probably applying to jobs which means you’ll have to start paying off your student loans if you haven’t already. If you want tips to pay off your student loans fast then keep reading.

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Top Outdoor Activities in New Mexico

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  • Vacation
  • Community

Spring is the best time of year to get out and explore the many things to do in New Mexico. The comfortable weather makes for the perfect backdrop for affordable travel and day trips that involve exploring the Land of Enchantment's beautiful landscape and fun sites. If you're looking for spring activities in New Mexico this year, we at CreditBox have just the list for you.

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Mother's Day Guide

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Holidays

Mother's Day is the best time of year to honor your mom. But what do you get the woman who gave you everything? How can you show her how much she means to you? If you're wondering what to do for Mother's Day, here’s some of our favorite ideas.  

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A Guide for First Time Renters

  • "Home and Auto Repairs"
  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Becoming a first-time apartment renter is both thrilling and overwhelming. You're on your own for the first time in your life, but that means you're also responsible for everything. There's no help with paying rent from your parents, and no one is going to remind you when that power bill is due.  But that's okay. You can handle it. Just start with this renters guide from CreditBox.

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How to Save Money Ordering Out

  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

Cooking meals at home can keep your food costs down, but sometimes life just gets too busy for you to cook at home. That's when grabbing meals for your family from takeout restaurants can save the day. These tips on how to save money when ordering from takeout restaurants can help you keep eating out while staying budget friendly. If your budget is a little too tight, though, or if it's too many days until payday, applying for one of our same day loans may be a way to help you fund things.

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The Best Way to Entertain on a Budget

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  • "Tips and Tricks"
  • Educational

You can have a lot of fun entertaining at home instead of going out, and staying home can save you a lot of money as well. These tips for entertaining on a budget can help you plan a memorable evening at home with friends and family. You can set the scene for the party with some colorful DIY decor and add some activities like Game Night games to keep everyone engaged and having fun.

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